Kawacha language

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Native to Papua New Guinea
Region Morobe Province
Ethnicity spoken by 30% or less (no date)[1]
Native speakers
12 (2000)[2]
Trans–New Guinea
Language codes
ISO 639-3 kcb
Glottolog kawa1276[3]

Kawatsa is a nearly extinct Angan language of Papua New Guinea. According to one source, an estimated 12 people are believed to speak the language.[1]


  1. ^ a b Kawacha language at Ethnologue (15th ed., 2005)
  2. ^ Kawatsa at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  3. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Kawacha". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.